ETHNIKI (FOOTBALL): On Saturday, the senior Greek national team slipped back into bad habits, conceding a horrible 0:3 defeat at home to Italy in UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying amid some strange decisions from head coach, Angelos Anastasiadis.
ETHNIKI (FOOTBALL): For the second time in 19 months, the Greek national team contrived to concede three goals in the opening 45 minutes of a game, as Italy tore their opponents apart at the Olympic Stadium in UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying.
ETHNIKI (FOOTBALL): Following the crushing 0:3 defeat to Italy in UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying, Greek national team boss Angelos Anastasiadis took responsibility for the dreadful performance, while Roberto Mancini was happy with a large away victory.
ETHNIKI (FOOTBALL): Italy ran riot in Athens on Saturday, scoring three goals in 10 minutes to secure an easy 3-0 win against Greece, handing the hosts their first loss in the Euro 2020 qualifiers. **HIGHLIGHTS**
ETHNIKI (FOOTBALL): Both head coaches, Angelos Anastasiadis and Roberto Mancini, shared their expectations for the upcoming UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying duel between Greece and Italy at the Olympic Stadium in Athens.
ETHNIKI (FOOTBALL): Greece have lost five out of 10 previous matches against Italy, but in order to mount a realistic chance for UEFA Euro 2020 qualification, at least one point is required at the Olympic Stadium on Saturday.
ETHNIKI (FOOTBALL): Earlier this week, the Italian national team roster was named for June’s two UEFA Euro 2020 qualifiers against Greece and Bosnia, with injured star goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma missing.